Monthly Archives: April 2013

Give the world what it needs

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” -Howard Thurman

Give the world what it needs

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” -Howard Thurman

Have the courage to fail

“A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” -William Shedd

Have the courage to fail

“A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” -William Shedd

The eb and flow of fortune

“There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now

The eb and flow of fortune

“There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now

Love, hope, try

“To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.” -Anonymous

Love, hope, try

“To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.” -Anonymous

Obstacles into opportunity

The block of granite which was an obstacle                                       in the pathway                                                                             of the weak becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.” -Thomas Carlyle  

Obstacles into opportunity

The block of granite which was an obstacle                                       in the pathway                                                                             of the weak becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.” -Thomas Carlyle  

A Beautiful Mind

“A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often.” -Oliver Herford

A Beautiful Mind

“A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often.” -Oliver Herford

Happy Earth Day

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” -John Muir “For 200 years we’ve been conquering nature. Now we’re beating it to death.” — Tom McMillan

Happy Earth Day

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” -John Muir “For 200 years we’ve been conquering nature. Now we’re beating it to death.” — Tom McMillan

Parks and wreck-reation

“You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the window, it said, “Parking Fine.“ -Tommy Cooper Happy Friday!!

Parks and wreck-reation

“You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the window, it said, “Parking Fine.“ -Tommy Cooper Happy Friday!!

Pistol whipped

“I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable.  There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.” -Oscar Wilde

Pistol whipped

“I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable.  There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.” -Oscar Wilde